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“Fascinating”
Review of Battery Lothringen

Ranked #5 of 26 things to do in St. Brelade
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Reviewed September 12, 2013

Very interesting to look at (and great views too). Not open when I visited but there are noticeboards which provide details.

5  Thank Amanda W
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Reviewed August 29, 2013

Went mid-week and so was not able to gain access inside the fortifications. Nevertheless, it was a very interesting hour spend and some nice scenic views for those not interested in WW2 stuff. Take the advice of other reviewers & check the opening times before going as it sounds like the entrance fee of £2.50 is a bargain.

5  Thank PeteW28
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Reviewed August 19, 2013

We visited the battery, after seeing the tourist leaflet. we timed our visit, so they were open...check this, its only open on weekends mostly, so check before you go on the channel islands occupation society website. We paid £2.50 to go in, worth every penny, and a real insight. The volunteers (volunteers - hence the limited opening hours) were fantastic and knew their stuff.

7  Thank KCN79
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Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

We drove all the way up it was locked up the old gun turrets etc are there but not an attraction just a relic if old views over to France etc i suppose are good

Thank Crb22462
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CIOS_Jersey, Owner at Battery Lothringen, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2014

Our bunkers are opened by volunteers (we are a non-profit historical society) and so we regret we can't keep them open full time. Opening times are listed on our website and kept current. If you come with a group we are happy to do private group tours of this and our other bunkers year-round.

Apologies for not being open on the day you visited but if you return to Jersey I hope you come on an open day, or at least contact us ahead of time to arrange a private tour. This is a really large, unique bunker extending three levels down and we hope you can see the inside someday.

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Reviewed August 8, 2013

The CIOS have done some excellent additions to the displays here at Noirmont, everyone visiting the Channel Islands should take time to visit either this or some of the other CIOS sites... You get far better information and a feel for what it was really like, than at the Hospital... Or Jersey War Tunnels as they call it now! Well done Paul and all the CIOS members... See you next time we are on the island.

5  Thank Avianbird
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